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Astronomy In Our Upper Atmosphere

Thursday August 12, 2021

Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: The Blue Mountains Public Library Zoom.

Join Ian Wheelband from the Royal Astronomical Society virtually on Thursday, August 12th at 7:00pm for an informative evening of Astronomy In Our Upper Atmosphere. Ian will speak about human objects in the atmosphere, like the International Space Station and Elon Musks Star-Link satellite system, meteors and the northern lights, and why the Northern lights are often better to view in the Fall. Do you enjoy photographing the night sky? Ian will share tips on how to best view the night sky and how to photograph it.

Ages 12 and Up. Pre-Registration required.

You will need a computer or laptop with a web camera, or a tablet/smart phone to participate in this event. Once registered, you will be sent a Zoom Meeting ID and password to attend this program.

Contact: Jen
Phone: 519-599-3681 Ext. 5
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

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